A themed workshop on Food in Wartime to coincide with ‘Beyond the Battlefields’, an exhibition of Käthe Buchler’s photographs of Germany during the First World War.

Food in Wartime 1914-1920

Image: ‘Woman grating potatoes’, ©Estate of Käthe Buchler – Museum für Photographie Braunschweig/ Deposit Stadtarchiv Braunschweig

The short programme – which will be held at the University of Hertfordshire's College Lane Campus – includes talks from speakers covering the subject of food at home and at the front, from both German and British perspectives.

There will be an opportunity to visit the exhibition and explore how food is represented in the images.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Margrit Schulte Beerbühl (Düsseldorf)
  • Rachel Duffett (Essex)
  • Julie Moore (Hertfordshire)


Places are free but limited, and pre-registration is required.  Please book your FREE ticket via Eventbrite


College Lane Campus, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield AL10 9AB